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Visualizing Olympic Swimmers’ Speeds

by Morgan Stevens

The New York Times has released a series of visualizations that show how fast Olympic athletes swim. The graphics show each swimmer’s speed in relation to their opponents during the 4×100 meter freestyle relay. For example, one graphic shows that Canada’s swim team was one of the slowest teams at the start of the race but finished in second place overall.

Take a look.

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